After system power calibration, calibrate the system boards. Labels on both the ejector tabs and the chassis slots easily identify each board.
Diagnostics consist of two separate programs: The power-on self-test (POST) and the Converter Testing Program. These programs, residing on the Host computer, help the technician diagnose problems and calibrate instruments and flight controls.
This article provides some guidelines on cleaning and disinfecting simulators and simulator equipment.
The BitBoard (FPN 800-00001) is typically used for controlling annunciators and solenoids or reading switch positions.
The Ethernet I/O Board (FPN 121248) acts as a gateway providing an interface between Ethernet and Multibus 1 as well as CAN Bus.
The I/O or Input/Output Subsystem utilizes a family of Multibus 1 boards. Multibus 1 is an asynchronous bus that accommodates devices with various transfer rates while maintaining maximum throughput.